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Church is open to look inside or to just pray in solitude. Across from it is the weather station... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Red-Super-Hero
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Dallas, Texas
Picturesque, Quaint Church Near A Lighthouse

It's not everday you see a blue church. Great photo op and "must do" stop because you get two... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
PasssionateTraveler
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Payson, Arizona
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not a destination but right on the peninsula and a short walk from the cruise ship tender dock. It is quite plain inside, but unique with the blue painting outside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Church is open to look inside or to just pray in solitude. Across from it is the weather station and the Punta lighthouse.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Red-Super-Hero
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Nice little church to poke around in as you walk from one side of the peninsula to the other. Lighthouse right nearby, too.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank RoadTripRoger
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is quite an unusual church, given the fact that it is blue. It is also situated very close to a meterological office - you can see from one of the photos I took. Didn't get a chance to see the inside, however I am...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 10 April 2018

It's not everday you see a blue church. Great photo op and "must do" stop because you get two iconic structures for the "price" of one, with the lighthouse so close. We went here on a guided bike tour and got to hear about it...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PasssionateTraveler
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice square to walk around with two lighthouse close to the church. The church is very simple, small , but well build. Very silent, nice to have a pray in between all the visits.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 547fabianb
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It's a small church, very modern and neat in the oldest part of the península de Punta del Este. It's in a corner of a beautiful old plaza where there´s also the Punta del Este Lighthouse. The church is worth the visit and the sorroundings...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jamarias2016
Reviewed 27 August 2017

It is a warm place, very well kept in front of the lighthouse. It is a quiet area and you should not miss, not only for simplicity but also surrounded by good places to eat after Sunday Mass.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank marcelalorenad
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We were driving by and saw this beautiful blue church and it was open so we stopped in to see it... Very worth the look and the visit. The inside is as cute and beautiful as the outside.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Amy W
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A small but beautiful plaza in the old town area featuring the Iglesias church, lighthouse and some beautiful private homes. Worth visiting on a sunny day. A short 5 minute walk to the marina and about 20 minutes to the Playa Bravia beach and 'hand'.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank miketinmouth
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